The Autism Scholars Award

With the support of the Ministry of Colleges and Universities (MCU), the Scholars Awards Program has been established to ensure that Ontario attracts and retains pre-eminent scholars. The community of autism scholars fostered by this Awards program will excel according to internationally accepted standards of scientific excellence, in the creation of new knowledge of child autism, and its translation into health care for children, more effective services for children with autism , and increase the province’s capacity for diagnosis and assessment of autism and a strengthened treatment system.

Master's Awards

Value: $18,000

Doctoral Awards

Value: $20,000


December 1, 2020

Important notice

The application must be submitted Financial Aid and Awards Service located in Desmarais Building,  Room 3156 or by email to


 The Autism Scholars Award

* The information on this page is subject to change without notice and does not represent a commitment from the University of Ottawa. 

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